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Penance A Holland Taylor Mystery

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ISBN-10: 1938473116

ISBN-13: 9781938473111

Edition: 2013

Authors: David Housewright

List price: $16.95
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Now Back in Print! Winner of the 1996 Edgar Award for Best First Novel A Minneapolis PI investigates the murder of the man who killed his wife Holland Taylor is comfortable in interrogation rooms. For years the cold dark cells of the St. Paul Police Department homicide squad were his turf, and with the help of his partner he wrung confessions out of countless killers. But that was long ago. Tonight Taylor is on the other side of the desk. Tonight he is the suspect. Taylor's career in the department ended after his wife and daughter were killed in a drunk driving accident. The culprit, John Brown, was sentenced to a measly six years for vehicular manslaughter, and Taylor vowed bloody…    
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Book details

List price: $16.95
Copyright year: 2013
Publisher: Forty Press
Binding: Paperback
Pages: 260
Size: 5.50" wide x 8.50" long x 0.59" tall
Weight: 0.748
Language: English

Former newspaper reporter David Housewright left his job to pursue a full-time career in detective fiction writing. Housewright then introduced Holland Taylor, his recurrent main character in his books Penance and Practice to Deceive. He won an Edgar Award for Best First Novel and a Shamus Award for Best P. I. Novel for his writing in Penance.